The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has announced Thursday, 16 July for the passing out ceremony of 2019 Batch “B” Stream ll Corps Members.
This was revealed in a statement signed by Director, Press and Public Relations of the scheme, Mrs. Adenike Adeyemi on Wednesday.
According to her, measures have been put in place to avoid the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, hence, the event will be low-key, with qualified Corps Members collecting their Certificates of National Service (CNS) at the Local Government level.
She said that the distribution of the Certificate of National Service shall be staggered for a period of ten days in the first instance, in keeping with the safety measures established by Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).
Giving his remarks, the Director-General of the scheme, Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim also congratulated the out- going Corps Members for standing out to be counted in the period of national emergency, through the various interventions aimed at combating the spread of Coronavirus.
He however charged the Corps Members to remain steadfast in rendering service to the nation and humanity, even after they have concluded their national assignment as to become good ambassadors of the scheme.